Asarganj Census Town, with population of 6327 is Asarganj sub district's only census town located in Asarganj sub district of Munger district in the state Bihar in India. Total geographical area of Asarganj census town is 0 km2. Population density of the census town is 22596 persons per km2. There is only one ward in this census town which is Asarganj Ward No 01 and the population of Asarganj Ward No 01 is 6327.

Nearest railway station is Sultan which is 4 km far from here. Asarganj is the sub district head quarter of the census town. District head quarter of the census town is Munger which is 50 km away. Patna is the state head quarter of the census town and is 230 km far from here. Yearly average rainfall of the census town is 1230 mm. Maximum temperature here reaches up to 44°C and minimum temperature goes down to 5°C.

Demographics

The census town is home to 6327 people, among them 3389 (54%) are male and 2938 (46%) are female. 99% of the whole population are from general caste, 1% are from schedule caste. Child (aged under 6 years) population of Asarganj census town is 14%, among them 53% are boys and 47% are girls. There are 1224 households in the census town and an average 5 persons live in every family.

Caste wise male female population 2011 - Asarganj

Total General Schedule Caste Schedule Tribe Child
Total 6,327 6,243 84 0 864
Male 3,389 3,342 47 0 459
Female 2,938 2,901 37 0 405

Religion wise distribution of population

Hindus contribute 99% of the total population and are the largest religious community in the census town.. Female Sex ratio per 1000 male in Hindus are 868.

Religion wise population 2011 - Asarganj

Total Hindu Muslim Christian Sikh Buddhist Jain Others Not Stated
Total 6,327 6,285 34 2 0 0 0 0 6
Male 3,389 3,364 20 2 0 0 0 0 3
Female 2,938 2,921 14 0 0 0 0 0 3

Sex Ratio - Females per 1000 Male

As of 2011 census there are 867 females per 1000 male in the census town. Sex ratio in general caste is 868, in schedule caste is 787. There are 882 girls under 6 years of age per 1000 boys of the same age in the census town.

Literacy

Total 4761 people in the census town are literate, among them 2704 are male and 2057 are female. Literacy rate (children under 6 are excluded) of Asarganj is 87%. 92% of male and 81% of female population are literate here.

Workers profile

Asarganj has 30% (1878) population engaged in either main or marginal works. 48% male and 9% female population are working population. 37% of total male population are main (full time) workers and 11% are marginal (part time) workers. For women 5% of total female population are main and 4% are marginal workers.

Percentage of working population - Asarganj

Worker Main Worker Marginal Worker Non Worker
Total 29.7% 22% 7.7% 70.3%
Male 47.9% 37% 10.9% 52.1%
Female 8.6% 4.7% 4% 91.4%